Archive of November 2018

100-day plan, a roadmap for vibrant change in country: Usman Buzdar

LAHORE: Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar Friday said the hundred-day plan of the PTI government was a roadmap for a vibrant change in the...

TAPI gas pipeline to be proved game changer for region: Ghulam Sarwar

ISLAMABAD: Minister for Petroleum Ghulam Sarwar Khan Friday said Turkmenistan, Afghanistan, Pakistan and India (TAPI) gas pipeline would prove to be a game changer for...

CM Sindh constitutes Sindh Population Taskforce

KARACHI: Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah has constituted a nine-member Sindh Population Taskforce (SPTF) to devise short term, medium term and long term...

Wheat crop sown at over 1,733,700 acres

FAISALABAD: As many as 1,733,700 acres of land has been brought under wheat crop cultivation in all four districts of the Faisalabad region, which is...

Govt to unveil new petroleum policy soon: Ghulam Sarwar

ISLAMABAD: Minister for Petroleum Ghulam Sarwar Khan Friday said his ministry would announce new petroleum policy soon after completing necessary consultations with the provinces and...

Karachi to host Int’l Amn Conference-2019 from Feb 8 to 12

KARACHI: The International (Peace) Amn Conference-2019 is scheduled to be held in Karachi from February 8 to 12, 2019, announced Mayor Karachi Wasim Akhtar on...

CM condoles death of famous novelist Iltaf Fatima

LAHORE: Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar has condoled the death of famous novelist Iltaf Fatima. In a condolence message, Chief Minister paid rich tributes to...

National Voters’ Day to be observed on December 07

NAWABSHAH: The Voters-Day will be observed on December 7, 2018 throughout the country by Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) to highlight the importance of vote...

President, Governor discuss law and order situation, tribesmen welfare

PESHAWAR: President Dr Arif Alvi and Governor Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Shah Farman Friday exchanged views on development measures, law and order situation and public welfare projects...

Pakistan central bank hikes interest rate to 10pc on inflation fears

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan's central bank on Friday hiked key interest rates by 150 basis points to 10 percent and sharply cut growth forecasts, warning that the...